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2021-2022 Residential Building Permit Data

This is a summary of Single-Family and Multi-Family building permits issued last year and this year, through the most current month available, in counties in the Northern California regions.

Single-Family Permits* 

County: Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
to Date
YTD
Change
Alameda2022163669120800000000528-203
202115211029217700000000731
Contra Costa202210719123111600000000645-263
202120925220424300000000908
Marin2022253547330000000014083
202118910200000000057
Monterey2022675733610000000021879
20211730335900000000139
San Benito20224326183800000000125-44
20215226395200000000169
San Francisco202251165350000000011686
2021441480000000030
San Mateo20226833544500000000200-97
202148717810000000000297
Santa Clara202213015427414500000000703118
202111114514918000000000585
Santa Cruz2022313828260000000012376
2021131010140000000047
Solano202270149109670000000039514
2021106108739400000000381
Sonoma2022108561166900000000349-34
20217110810110300000000383
Bay Area
Subtotal
2022817816166843000000002,642-1,081
20218018739991,050000000003,723
El Dorado2022577247340000000021021
20214636584900000000189
Placer2022365317366351000000001,399108
2021253298363377000000001,291
Sacramento2022320343492418000000001,57373
2021225472409394000000001,500
Sutter202284121300000000374
20212161140000000033
Yolo20222631374800000000142-51
20212764534900000000193
Yuba20223868757100000000252226
2021224000000000026
Sacramento
Subtotal
20228148351,029935000000003,613381
2021555910894873000000003,232
Fresno202223213920520300000000779-463
2021186285298473000000001,242
Madera202260651059300000000323-12
202170541179400000000335
Merced20223351543900000000177-365
20211329412019600000000542
San Joaquin2022289375434266000000001,364356
2021134292281301000000001,008
Stanislaus202238528310500000000278-13
202142618710100000000291
Tulare20221091271001420000000047879
2021109871198400000000399
Valley
Subtotal
2022761809981848000000003,399-418
20216738731,0221,249000000003,817
Napa20222430372100000000112-4
20212314344500000000116
Totals20222,4162,4903,1132,6470000000010,666-222
20212,0522,6702,9493,2170000000010,888

 

Multi-Family Permits** 

County: Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
to Date
YTD
Change
Alameda202247013420311400000000921-509
202115456601619000000001,430
Contra Costa2022170032000000000202-557
20212151343129800000000759
Marin20220000000000000-7
20217000000000007
Monterey2022026048000000007442
2021030020000000032
San Benito202200000000000000
20210000000000000
San Francisco202226498421800000000422-449
202152581132700000000871
San Mateo202222505023300000000508446
202101931120000000062
Santa Clara202291115713825000000001,744806
202129962878500000000938
Santa Cruz202200570000000005742
2021150000000000015
Solano2022030815000000000323279
2021440000000000044
Sonoma20229019111010300000000494288
20211012010300000000206
Bay Area
Subtotal
20221,3108721,2221,341000000004,745381
20211,0903459831,946000000004,364
El Dorado202200000000000000
20210000000000000
Placer20220400000000004-6
2021001000000000010
Sacramento20222051841632130000000076577
202176028832400000000688
Sutter202200080000000088
20210000000000000
Yolo2022002247200000000296129
202160016100000000167
Yuba20220028000000001010
20210000000000000
Sacramento
Subtotal
2022205188389301000000001,083218
202182029848500000000865
Fresno202201492579800000000504448
2021002540000000056
Madera2022160320000000004848
20210000000000000
Merced20220000000000000-4
20214000000000004
San Joaquin20224202724000000009367
20214121000000000026
Stanislaus2022392120000000006238
2021200040000000024
Tulare202282307830100000000491343
20216224382400000000148
Valley
Subtotal
2022179200396423000000001,198940
20219036508200000000258
Napa202200627800000000140134
20210006000000006
Totals20221,6941,2602,0692,143000000007,1661,673
20211,2623811,3312,519000000005,493

Notes
* Single-Family Housing includes detached, semi-detached, rowhouse and townhouse units. Rowhouses and townhouses are included when an unbroken ground-to-roof party or firewall separates each unit from the adjacent unit. Condominiums are included in single-family when they are of zero-lot-line or zero-property-line construction; when units are separated by an air space; or, when an unbroken ground-to-roof party or firewall separates units. Data from March of 2012 forward is supplied by the California Homebuilding Foundation; data prior to that date supplied by the CIRB.
** Multi-Family Housing includes duplexes, 3-4 unit structures and apartment-type structures with five units or more. Multi-Family housing also includes condominium units in structures of more than one living unit that do not meet the herein single-family housing definition.

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